Portland, OR – Injury Accident Reported on NE Padden Parkway near Andresen RdOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (July 9, 2021) – An automobile accident reported on Wednesday afternoon in the Portland area ended in injuries. At around 12:49 p.m., on July 7, emergency crews were requested on-site at a crash on Northeast Padden Parkway.
Reports provided by the Portland Police Department show that a collision between vehicles occurred on Northeast Padden Parkway that caused delays in the area of Andresen Road. The incident prompted the police and firefighters to close off the roadway as they worked to remove vehicles and debris.
EMS treated injured victims at the scene before transporting those in need of further care to area hospitals. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims who were injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Portland, Oregon
Auto collisions across the state of Oregon are taking place more often. Each year, we see thousands of people hospitalized each year with broken bones, spinal cord injuries, internal organ damages, and other life-threatening injuries that demand immediate medical care. In some instances, people have to remain hospitalized for several days or even weeks as they undergo treatment for their injuries.
Although we have many laws in place to protect motorists traveling in Portland and across the state, we continue to see victims harmed due to the negligence of other motorists. When drivers engage in reckless activities while operating their vehicles, they place the lives of others at risk. In cases where victims sustain injuries in crashes caused by negligent drivers, it is crucial that they reach out to a car accident attorney in Oregon as soon as possible. Victims may be entitled to compensation to help alleviate the financial burdens they face moving forward.
The Oregon personal injury attorneys at Kivel & Howard have decades of experience fighting on behalf of accident victims to ensure they get the justice they deserve. Our team provides competent and aggressive legal representation so our clients can focus on recovering from their injuries while knowing their legal rights and best interests are protected. If you have been injured in an accident as a result of another motorist’s actions, contact our personal injury attorneys in Oregon at (503) 796-0909 or (503) 802-4800 today to schedule a free case evaluation today. We are available to meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss your accident and determine the most appropriate legal actions moving forward. Contact our team today to get started.
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